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'''Cornelius Crane''' "'''Chevy'''" '''Chase''' (; born October 8, 1943) is an American actor and comedian. Born into a prominent New York family, he worked a variety of jobs before moving into comedy and began acting with ''National Lampoon (magazine)|National Lampoon''. He became a key cast member in the debut season of ''Saturday Night Live'', where his recurring ''Weekend Update'' segment soon became a staple of the show. As both a performer and writer, he earned three Primetime Emmy Awards out of five nominations. Chase had his first leading film role in the comedy ''Foul Play (1978 film)|Foul Play'' (1978), earning two Golden Globe Award nominations. He is further known for his portrayals of National Lampoon's Vacation (film series)|Clark Griswold in five ''National Lampoon's Vacation (film series)|National Lampoon's Vacation'' films and Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher in both ''Fletch...
Birth nameCornelius Crane Chase
Birth date{{birth date and age |1943|10|08}}
Birth placeNew York, New York, United States|U.S.
Active1968–present
MediumStand-up comedy|Stand-up, film, television
GenreSketch comedy, Improvisational theatre|improvisational comedy, physical comedy, slapstick
Spouse{{marriage|Suzanne Chase
|1973|1976|end=div}}
{{marriage|Jacqueline Carlin
|1976|1980|end=div}}
{{marriage|Jayni Luke
|1982}}
Children3
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